Africa Cup of Nations

By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jun 22nd, 2014
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Nigeria were much better tonight than their opening game. Their work-rate was excellent, they were full of energy and solid at the back – the two central defenders were outstanding. And Emenike up front was a powerhouse Nigeria matchwinner Peter Odemwingie: “This victory was for our fans ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Sep 18th, 2013
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Ethiopia’s national team coach Sewnet Bishaw said is not afraid playing against the current African champions the Super Eagles of Nigeria for next year World Cup ticket.Sewnet said Ethiopia we use the advantage of home based players to embark on early preparations for the two legs encounter.Read More...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Aug 15th, 2013
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Nwankwo Kanu has expressed that Nigeria has its sights set on winning the 2014 FIFA World Cup on behalf of Africa. In 2010, Ghana was a penalty shootout away from becoming the first nation from the continent to reach the semifinals of the tournament. The ex-Arsenal, Inter and Ajax striker, however, b...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jul 30th, 2013
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  Emenike West Ham are looking towards Eastern Europe to bolster their options up front with Spartak Moscow striker Emmanuel Emenike catching the Hammers’ eye according to Russian daily, Izvestia. The London club have just two established forwards in their line-up at present – in Andy Carroll an...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jun 10th, 2013
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The frequency of fire outbreaks in public facilities over the past few weeks has erupted varied concerns and speculations among the Ghanaian public. At the centre of most discussions, is the attempt of unravelling the cause of what has become a major liability to the state. Similar to having twenty m...
By IndepthAfrica
In North Africa
Mar 21st, 2013
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Tunisia meet Sierra Leone for a third time in the space of six months conscious of how close they came to an embarrassing exit at the hands of their west African opponents in the Africa Cup of Nations Cup qualifiers. Tunisia edged past Sierra Leone on the away goals rule to qualify for the recent [&h...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Feb 23rd, 2013
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The Africa Cup of Nations-winning centre-back is a divisive figure at Celtic Park, but he’ll eventually be perfect for Brendan Rodgers’ tiki-taka at Anfield… Speculation that Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has his eye on Celtic utility man Efe Ambrose has raised more than a few eyeb...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Feb 13th, 2013
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President Goodluck Jonathan, on Tuesday night, welcomed the Super Eagles and their officials with warm embrace to the Aso Rock Villa, after their Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) victory. The obviously elated President Jonathan, while appreciating the outstanding performance of the Eagles, nineteen year...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 11th, 2013
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Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has resigned from his position less than 24 hours after he had guided his nation to the Africa Cup of Nations title. The 51-year-old, whose future had been the subject of much speculation during the tournament, has admitted that the time was right for him to step down. ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jan 29th, 2013
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Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan’s decision to immediately release funds to clean up lead-contaminated villages in Nigeria will save untold lives, Human Rights Watch said today. Releasing the funds clears the way for at least 1,500 children in urgent need of life-saving medical treatment in north...